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4 candidates disqualified for Olbiil Era Kelulau, 3 lawsuits pending
By: L.N. Reklai
September 16, 2016 (Koror) With national primary election only 11 days away, Palau Election Commission (PEC) is in a hot seat, with demands, complaints and a lawsuits filed against it. Four candidates for Olbiil Era Kelulau have been disqualified by PEC and 3 lawsuits have been filed against it.
Senator Joel Toribiong with 4 other plaintiffs filed a lawsuit against Election Commission yesterday, bringing a total of lawsuits filed against the Commission in the last month to three (3). A suit filed by Emory Mesubed is scheduled for hearing while the two (2) lawsuits by Senator Joel Toribiong and party and suit by Dwight Alexander were just filed yesterday.